WestKam Gold Corp.

WestKam Gold Corp.

September 16, 2014 08:00 ET

WestKam Gold Acquires Additional 1.66% Interest in Bonaparte Claims

Acquisition will increase property ownership to 93.66%

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Sept. 16, 2014) - WestKam Gold Corp. (TSX VENTURE:WKG) (the "Company" or "WestKam") is pleased to announce that it has entered into a property option agreement (the "Option Agreement") to acquire an additional 1.66% interest on its existing seven claims of the 75%-owned Bonaparte Gold property (the "Property"), thereby increasing the Company's ownership position in the Property to 93.66% once the terms of all outstanding option agreements have been met. These seven claims total 2,216-hectares (5,507 acres).

The Bonaparte Property consists of a total of eight claims, representing 2,461-hectares (6,081 acres) and is located approximately 35 kilometres north of Kamloops, British Columbia. The Property is accessible by paved and well-maintained gravel roads.

In order to earn the additional 1.66% interest, the Company must issue to the optionor 2,000,000 common shares. The transaction is subject to the approval of the TSX Venture Exchange.

About WestKam Gold Corp.

WestKam Gold Corp. is a Canadian gold exploration company focused on developing the Bonaparte Gold Project near Kamloops, British Columbia. Additional information can be found on the Company's website at www.westkamgold.com.


Matt Wayrynen, President

Forward looking statements: Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release. This release contains statements that are forward looking statements and are subject to various risks and uncertainties concerning the specific factors disclosed under the heading "Risk Factors" and elsewhere in the Company's periodic filings with Canadian securities regulators. Such information contained herein represents management's best judgment as of the date hereof based on information currently available. The Company does not assume the obligation to update any forward looking statements.

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